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Žodžio paaiškinimas anglų kalba:
- verb-transitive: To fix or secure (a nail or bolt, for example) by bending down or flattening the pointed end that protrudes.
- verb-transitive: To fasten together in this way.
- verb-transitive: To settle definitely and conclusively; make final: "The cocktail circuit is a constant and more contracts are clinched over pâté than over paper” ( Ann L. Trebbe).
- verb-transitive: Sports To secure (a divisional championship, for instance) before the end of regular season play by having an insurmountable lead.
- verb-transitive: Nautical To fasten with a clinch.
- verb-intransitive: To be held together securely.
- verb-intransitive: Sports To hold a boxing opponent's body with one or both arms to prevent or hinder punches.
- verb-intransitive: Slang To embrace amorously.
- noun: Something, such as a clamp, that clinches.
- noun: The clinched part of a nail, bolt, or rivet.
- noun: Sports An act or instance of clinching in boxing.
- noun: Nautical A knot in a rope made by a half hitch with the end of the rope fastened back by seizing. Also called clench.
- noun: Slang An amorous embrace.